Aug. 9: WOLB Mayoral Forum

8-10 a.m., WOLB (1010 AM), free

The Larry Young Morning Show on news talk station WOLB (1010 AM) hosts this forum for mayoral candidates. Tune in with some morning coffee and listen to the candidates debate the issues.

Aug. 11: Sheila Dixon's Rally Baltimore

11 a.m.-1 p.m., Federal Hill Park; 1-3 p.m., Herring Run Park; noon-2 p.m., Patterson Park; 2-4 p.m., C.C. Jackson Recreation Center, 4910 Park Heights Ave.; 3-6 p.m., Druid Hill Park; (410) 528-8011, free.

In her campaign for re-election, Mayor Sheila Dixon plans to attend each of these five free rallies. Kicking off at Federal Hill and culminating in a grand finale at Druid Hill Park, these family-friendly, communitywide events include voter registration, live music, free food, and activities for kids. Visit to RSVP online.

Aug. 15: League of Women Voters 11th District Candidates Forum

7-9 p.m., Union Baptist Church, 1219 Druid Hill Ave., (410) 377-7738,, free

Get to know the candidates running to represent the City Council's 11th District at this League of Women Voters forum.

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